Whisky Live Festival South Africa’s premier whisky festival

Whisky Live Festival

The Whisky Live Festival website provides visitors with information about the South Africa’s premier whisky festival and whisky in general. The site includes an age screener, a Whisky Lover's club member's area, a calendar of events and a whisky finder module allowing users to search an extensive whisky database. An advanced custom-build CMS allows the client to manage all content, news, events, polls, competitions, brands and whiskies. The CMS further allows brands to manage their own company content and whisky information.


  • HTML + CSS + jQuery
  • PHP
  • MySQL Database

Whisky Finder

Users can search an extensive whisky database by using the Whisky Finder tool. Users can search by brands, countries, ages, lead flavours and occasions.

Subscriber Management

Users are able to subscribe or unsubscribe to the Whisky Live Festival newsletter. The backend allows the management and exporting of the subscriber data.

Advanced Custom-built CMS

A custom-built CMS allows Whisky Live Festival administrators and brand managers to manage content of the website, including whisky details.

High Performance Technologies

Best practices for making web pages load as fast as possible are implemented, ensuring a speedy and seamless experience for website visitors.

Whisky Lovers' Club Membership

Users can sign up to become Whisky Lovers' Club members, which give users access to additional whisky content, video and image galleries.

Search Engine Optimization

The site is optimized for search engines by using semantic HTML, search engine friendly URLs and exposing all whisky content.